Natsume Yuujinchou manga and anime art featured in special exhibit!
The short trailer gives a first glance into the world of Fullmetal Alchemist with astounding CG effects.
Tokyo Otaku Mode sits down with anime director Hosoda Mamoru as he talks about his films.
Starring Yamazaki Kento, Kamiki Ryunosuke, Komatsu Nana and more!
The perfect location for followers of the Straw Hat Pirates to cast anchor!
Join us on a tour of Tokyo Game Show 2016!
Chef Kirby and his Waddle Dee assistants have arrived in Tokyo to set up their shop!
15 glorious years of beautiful and cute figures!
Hologram Communication Robot collaborates with Hatsune Miku!
We’ve gathered the best of cosplay during this year’s summer Comic Market 90!
The best of the best from around the world battle it out in Nagoya, Japan for the annual cosplay championship!
If you were able to actually enter the world of Dragon Quest what kind of adventure would you go on? This kind of whimsical atmosphere bringing to l...
Special Interview: Japanese Digital Animation - Where We Are and Where We’re Going (Part 2/2)In this exclusive long interview with the staff of an...
More than 30 years have passed since Studio Ghibli was founded on June 15, 1985. To commemorate their success, Studio Ghibli has opened an exhibition packed with artwork and displays capturing their history.
We visit an animation cel art exhibition and find ourselves surrounded by childhood =)
Ready to be moved to tears and have your mind completely blown?The phenomenal Japanese visual novel *Sharin no Kuni, Himawari no Shojo (Wheel Coun...
Miku's Biggest North American tour yet!
Celebrating My Hero Academia’s anime adaptation, it’s now collaborating with animate Café’s Store No. 3 in Ikebukuro, Japan!
One year, 195 movies.This is the number of new anime movies released in Japan in 2015. If you include already existing anime broadcast on TV, this n...
Have a sneak preview at the International Tokyo Toy Show 2016!
Mar. 25, 2016 04:00
On March 21, 2016, AKB48 announced the lineup and release date of their 44th single during a meet and greet event.
Mar. 25, 2016 02:43
Japanese online polling site Goo Ranking surveyed 500 netizens in their 20~30s and asked them which female anime character embodies "tsundere" best. The results are not surprising - here is a list of some of the most iconic tsundere characters in the history of anime!
Mar. 25, 2016 00:23
BABYMETAL have released the music video for “KARATE” from their highly anticipated second album, METAL RESISTANCE, releasing on April 1.
Mar. 24, 2016 14:59
There are generally three main styles for creating an AMV: one which often focuses on a song and finds video clips to match it; one that will tell a unique story; or one that celebrates an anime. Let’s forgo the traditional “music video” style of AMVs and take a look at some of the more creative and unique ideas to take the form of an AMV.
Mar. 23, 2016 06:27
Doraemon is one of the most popular animation series in Japan popular with children and adults alike. The series would often work in the little bits of daily life in Japan that are closest to heart. Earthquakes have shaken the Land of the Sun often, and in this short added scene from a Doraemon movie, we see the Nobi family's strong bond and love.
Mar. 22, 2016 03:00
Samurai were a part of Japan’s history for about 700 years from the end of the 12th century to the 19th century. They are also called “Bushi” (武士) and a lot of pictures remain of them running around on battlefields with a katana (sword) or yumi-ya (bow and arrows) in their hands, wearing kacchu (armour).
Mar. 21, 2016 23:55
A Monster Hunter Cross collaboration room is open for a limited time at Sotetsu Fresa Inn Tokyo-Kyobashi from Saturday, March 12 to Thursday, June 30.
Mar. 21, 2016 15:11
The end of March ushers in the end of yet another anime season. Winter 2016 season saw the continued popularity of anime continued from the previous s...
Mar. 19, 2016 02:28
The "Be THE HERO" project pairs up top Paralympics athletes in Japan with some of the best known shounen manga artists to create cool illustrations of the athletes in manga style.